Minnesota Montessori Resources

Some helpful resources.

About Montessori

Montessori Madmen

This website is run by a passionate group of Montessori dads. It includes a fantastic Montessori resources list that includes websites, books, and videos!

MariaMontessori.com

This is a excellent searchable website filled with short articles about Montessori theory and practice.

Montessori Science

Dr. Angeline Lillard's website contains many useful resources connected to Montessori research including articles, book reviews and podcasts.

Montessori Videos

Building the Pink Tower

Building the Pink Tower is an effort by two local Twin Cities filmmakers to create a full-length documentary about Montessori education. Their site includes moving short trailers that illustrate the importance of Montessori education.

Montessori Guide Video Gallery

One of the best video resources on the internet. This video gallery created by AMI USA includes Montessori videos covering infancy through elementary.

Associations and Organizations

Association Montessori International/USA (AMI/USA)

Association Montessori International/USA is an excellent website with resources for parents and teachers including teacher training locations, job postings, and basic information about Montessori education.

The American Montessori Society

The American Montessori Society website includes resources for teachers and parents, job postings, and it includes an excellent section with an introduction to Montessori.

The North American Montessori Teachers' Association

The North American Montessori Teachers' Association is a membership organization open to parents, teachers, and anyone else interested in Montessori education. They publish a journal and many Montessori books.

Connections

Minnesota Montessori Substitute Teacher List

A list of teachers available to substitute at Montessori schools.

Training and Professional Development in Minnesota

Montessori Center of Minnesota

Montessori Center of Minnesota is a national center for Montessori excellence and one of only 35 AMI Montessori teacher-training institutions worldwide. Their website includes information about Montessori teacher training, their onsite Montessori museum, and Cornerstone Montessori, their lab school.

St. Catherine University Advanced Montessori Programs

St. Catherine University Advanced Montessori Programs is where Montessori educators from around the world enroll in graduate degrees, certificates and workshops that advance their careers — and their profession. Their website includes information about their online MAED program, Montessori STEM program and Montessori ReNEWal program.

Training in Other States

Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education

The Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education is the international standard setting and accrediting body for Montessori teacher education recognized by the U.S. Dept. of Education. They offer a list of MACTE accredited training programs by state.the